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How Cloud Technology is Beneficial for App Development?

Scalability is one of the benefits of cloud technology that comes handy in the app development process.

How Cloud Technology is Beneficial for App Development?

The mobile app is leading medium to reach the customer in a very efficient and interactive way. It offers a direct channel o interact with the users. As we all know, mobile applications are dominating the marketing world in terms of technology, therefore, technology like cloud storage can be of huge benefit for mobile apps.

Cloud computing innovations are enhancing the features of mobile applications and turning them into a critical element to grow the business. With its applications, cloud computing has become the latest mobile app technology trend that makes the apps more preferable to users.

What is Cloud Computing?

Cloud computing is a technology that uses the internet to store and share data across many devices with safe and secured online channels. It enables the user to store, share, and access the information under secured and protected framework with the assurance of data backup in case of damage or loss.

One of the features of cloud computing is scalability, which allows the user to go up or down on scale while developing an app. The scale-less server is beneficial for the developers to integrate Data Analytics and other advanced technologies.

Benefits of Cloud Computing in Mobile App Development

Using cloud computing in app development offers a wide range of opportunities to developers for adding innovative features in mobile apps.

1. Multiple OS Platform Development

Developing a mobile app with cloud computing feature eliminates the need for creating an app for each platform and device. Application working over cloud computing technology can run through web browsers and can be operated on multiple platforms without any issue.

It will reduce the effort in developing the application for multiple platforms. Enterprises desire for cloud-based apps to manage their business process, as all employees can use it with any supported device or platform.

2. No Space required for Smartphone

All the data and information are stored on the server and can be accessed using the internet, so it doesn't require any additional space on the smartphone. This ability of cloud based-apps allows the user to use the smartphone space for other tasks.

The seamless working of the cloud-based app automatically increases the performance of smartphones and ensures the uninterrupted usability of apps on the central server.

3. Eliminates the Chance of Data Loss or App Crash

As the server operates the app, the chances of data loss due to app crash is rare. All the information and essential data is stored on the server and can be accessed anytime.

4. Saves Time for the Developers

Mobile app developers spend a lot of time in managing the server while developing the app. This technology reduces that effort and allows developers to utilize that time in developing other aspects of the app. Thus, cloud storage service allows developers to invest more time in productive actions.

5. Assist Enterprises

The cloud-based application is in demand by the enterprises, as it can be operated on multiple platforms without any issue. It also serves as a satisfactory environment for the employees to use their device for increased productivity.

The organization now appreciates BYOD(Bring Your Own Device) as they rely more on a cloud-based app which helps both the enterprise and the employees in managing tasks.

Future of Cloud-Based Apps

Mobile app developers are increasingly accepting the cloud technology as it is beneficial in many aspects, but yet it needs to see the light of success in individual user market. However, cloud-based enterprise app is more in demand by the organization.

In the future, cloud technology trends are bound to play a vital part in the mobile app development industry and can offer much-needed relief to developers in term of features and functionalities.

Aparna <span>Growth Strategist</span>
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Aparna Growth Strategist

Aparna is a growth specialist with handsful knowledge in business development. She values marketing as key a driver for sales, keeping up with the latest in the Mobile App industry. Her getting things done attitude makes her a magnet for the trickiest of tasks. In free times, which are few and far between, you can catch up with her at a game of Fussball.

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